The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 37 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +7
Contract jobs citing Web Services 19 51 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.40% 8.27% 7.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.52% 31.29% 27.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 33 42
Median daily rate £350 £300 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -26.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £56.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-22.76% +57.74%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
165 163 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.52% 26.42% 26.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 83 134
Median daily rate £350 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £375 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the Glasgow region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Glasgow region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 30 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (52.00%) Java
3 24 (48.00%) JavaScript
4 22 (44.00%) HTML
5 21 (42.00%) CSS
6 20 (40.00%) Scrum
6 20 (40.00%) REST
7 18 (36.00%) AngularJS
8 16 (32.00%) TDD
8 16 (32.00%) JIRA
9 15 (30.00%) .NET
9 15 (30.00%) Gradle
10 14 (28.00%) Microservices
10 14 (28.00%) C#
11 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
11 13 (26.00%) Maven
11 13 (26.00%) MVC
12 12 (24.00%) HTML5
12 12 (24.00%) Open Source
13 11 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (22.00%) CSS3
13 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET
14 10 (20.00%) Python
14 10 (20.00%) Selenium
14 10 (20.00%) Cucumber
14 10 (20.00%) JBehave
15 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (18.00%) Web Development
15 9 (18.00%) SOAP
15 9 (18.00%) XML

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.00%) GeoServer
2 4 (8.00%) Confluence
2 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (4.00%) CMS
4 2 (4.00%) GlassFish
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.00%) Apache
5 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.00%) CICS
5 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.00%) IBM Transformation Extender
5 1 (2.00%) IIS
5 1 (2.00%) JBoss
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (2.00%) SAS
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (6.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) HTTP
1 2 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) GIS
3 6 (12.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (10.00%) Spatial Data
5 4 (8.00%) MySQL
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (32.00%) JIRA
2 15 (30.00%) Gradle
3 13 (26.00%) Maven
4 10 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 10 (20.00%) JBehave
4 10 (20.00%) Selenium
5 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (12.00%) JUnit
7 4 (8.00%) Artifactory
7 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
8 3 (6.00%) Ant
8 3 (6.00%) Apache Ivy
8 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Blend
8 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (4.00%) Bitbucket
9 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
9 2 (4.00%) Mockito
9 2 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (12.00%) Banking
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Back Office
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (84.00%) Developer
2 18 (36.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Web Developer
4 6 (12.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Angular Developer
4 6 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Open Source Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Python Developer
5 5 (10.00%) GIS Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (6.00%) WPF Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) UI Developer
8 2 (4.00%) UI/UX Developer
8 2 (4.00%) UX Developer
8 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.00%) HTML
2 21 (42.00%) CSS
3 20 (40.00%) REST
4 18 (36.00%) AngularJS
5 15 (30.00%) .NET
6 12 (24.00%) HTML5
7 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET
7 11 (22.00%) CSS3
8 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (18.00%) SOAP
8 9 (18.00%) XML
9 8 (16.00%) Spring
10 7 (14.00%) .NET Framework
10 7 (14.00%) JSON
11 6 (12.00%) jQuery
11 6 (12.00%) JSP
11 6 (12.00%) Leaflet
11 6 (12.00%) OpenLayers
11 6 (12.00%) PostGIS
12 5 (10.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) User Experience
2 4 (8.00%) DataPower
3 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) NHS
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.00%) IPTV
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) New Media
5 1 (2.00%) Replication
5 1 (2.00%) Social Media
5 1 (2.00%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Linux
1 1 (2.00%) MVS
1 1 (2.00%) Unix
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) Scrum
3 16 (32.00%) TDD
4 14 (28.00%) Microservices
5 13 (26.00%) MVC
6 12 (24.00%) Open Source
7 11 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (18.00%) Web Development
9 8 (16.00%) SDLC
10 6 (12.00%) BDD
10 6 (12.00%) Open Source Development
10 6 (12.00%) SOA
11 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
11 5 (10.00%) User Stories
12 4 (8.00%) Automated Testing
12 4 (8.00%) Front End Development
12 4 (8.00%) OO
12 4 (8.00%) OOP
12 4 (8.00%) Test Automation
12 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (52.00%) Java
2 24 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (28.00%) C#
4 10 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (6.00%) SQL
5 3 (6.00%) XAML
6 2 (4.00%) Groovy
6 2 (4.00%) Jython
6 2 (4.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.00%) C
7 1 (2.00%) Clojure
7 1 (2.00%) Haskell
7 1 (2.00%) Lisp
7 1 (2.00%) R
7 1 (2.00%) Scala
7 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.00%) XPath
7 1 (2.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) QA
2 4 (8.00%) WCAG
3 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Ansible
2 1 (2.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle
2 6 (12.00%) ESRI
3 5 (10.00%) Adobe
4 4 (8.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.00%) RapidMiner
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.00%) Reuters
5 1 (2.00%) Telerik
5 1 (2.00%) VMware
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